Each plate accompanied by leaf of descriptive letterpress. Translation of: Systema vegetabilium. "Botanical terms and definitions" [tr. from the thesis of Dr. Elmgren] v. 1, p. [xiii]-xl. Includes: 'An alphabetical catalogue of English and Scotch names of plants' with a separate t.p. dated 1784,  p. at end of v. 2.
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
byAmerican Society for Colonizing the Free People of Colour of the United States; John Adams Library (Boston Public Library) BRL; Adams, John, 1735-1826, former owner; Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, former owner. BRL